Stakeholders worry as investors snub cheap equities
Investors’ continued neglect of equities and subsequent diversion to short-dated money market instruments despite the stock market attractive valuation has become a source of worry to stakeholders, as they task the government to adopt an economic policy that would urgently respond to the macro challenges currently rocking the domestic economy.
SON, stakeholders begin review of cement standard
Four-years after the Federal government approved new cement standard for the producers, the Technical Committee set by the Governing Board of the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) is again reviewing the quality of the products. The grade-strengths of cement production existing in Nigeria have been NlS 444-1, which was adopted as composition and conformity criteria…
Stakeholders seek implementation of drug distribution policy to end fake imports
Stakeholders in the health sector have expressed serious concern over the increasing cases of drug abuse in the country and urged the Federal Government to implement the national drug distribution guidelines to end the menace. Managing Director of Vanguard Pharmacy, Taofik Oladipupo Odukoya, made the call at the inauguration of a branch of the Vanguard…
Stakeholders condemn recurring third term breach in Kano
Dr. Abubakar Sodiq Haruna, views the development as a policy somersault that is capable of seriously diluting the quality of education.
Stakeholders seek review of private health care law
Stakeholders in the health sector in Oyo State have called for a review of the law for the establishment of private hospitals in the state.
Stakeholders fault proposed telecoms tax
Should the bill on Communications Service Tax (CST) be passed into law, about 50 million subscribers might not be able to afford basic broadband services.
FG tasked on Harmonisation, upward review of salaries of civil servants
A don, Dr. Bamidele Agbadua, on Monday called on the Federal Government to harmonise and review the salaries of civil servants upwards, to reflect the ``present realities in the nation’’.